Guido Santórsola

Guido Santórsola

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Guido Santorsola (b. November 18 1904 in Canosa di Puglia , Italy , d. September 24 1994 in Montevideo , Uruguay), a South American composer and conductor.

In his youth he lived in Brazil; then he studied violin and composition in Europe, including the Trinity College of Music in London in 1922. He left Europe in 1925 and returned to Brazil. He later lived in Uruguay .

He composed mainly for the guitar. One of his most well-known works is "Giga". His compositions, which include guitar music and several concertos, use a mixture of Brazilian folk music and modernist techniques.
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Guido Santórsola Discography

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N 00626 R G. Santorsola*, Luise Walker, Vienna Symphony Orchestra*, Paul Sacher G. Santorsola*, Luise Walker, Vienna Symphony Orchestra*, Paul Sacher - Concertino For Guitar And Orchestra(10") Philips N 00626 R 1953 Sell This Version
Luise Walker, Roncalli*, Scarlatti*, Sor*, Santórsola*, Villa-Lobos*, Torroba*, Van Hoek* Luise Walker, Roncalli*, Scarlatti*, Sor*, Santórsola*, Villa-Lobos*, Torroba*, Van Hoek* - Famous Guitar Compositions Supraphon Czechoslovakia 1963 Sell This Version
Sérgio Abreu & Eduardo Abreu, English Chamber Orchestra, Enrique Garcia Asensio - Castelnuovo-Tedesco* & Santórsola* Sérgio Abreu & Eduardo Abreu, English Chamber Orchestra, Enrique Garcia Asensio - Castelnuovo-Tedesco* & Santórsola* - 2 Concertos For 2 Guitars (Album) Columbia Masterworks US 1973 Sell This Version
5N 037-26 019, 5N 037-26019 Santorsola* / Savio* / Barrios* / Carlevaro* - Jorge Oraison* Santorsola* / Savio* / Barrios* / Carlevaro* - Jorge Oraison* - Zuidamerikaanse Gitaarmuziek(LP, Album) His Master's Voice, His Master's Voice 5N 037-26 019, 5N 037-26019 Netherlands 1978 Sell This Version
STR 33777 Guido SantórsolaAntonio Rugolo, Quartetto Paul Klee Guido SantórsolaAntonio Rugolo, Quartetto Paul Klee - Concerto A Cinque, Sonata No.2 «Hispanica», Cuatro Piezas Latinoamericanas(CD) Stradivarius STR 33777 Italy 2007 Sell This Version